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Ancient Mysteries, Sacred Places
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produced by Filmroos Inc., in Ancient Mysteries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 1 hour 2 mins
When the pyramids were being built and Stonehenge was new, the world was a magical and mysterious place. Throughout the world, man built incredible monuments and mysterious buildings to mark the passing of time and kings, to track the movements of the heavens, to glorify their gods and celebrate their victories. S...
produced by Filmroos Inc., in Ancient Mysteries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 1 hour 2 mins
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Beauty of Books, Episode 2, Medieval Masterpieces
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directed by Michael Waterhouse, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Tern Television Productions, in Beauty of Books, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 33 mins
From philosophy, religion, art, science, politics and the rise of ideologies all the way through to fantastical fictions, books have enabled new ideas to reach eager audiences across the globe. However, they are not simply conveyors of story, knowledge and belief. Some of the most important books in the world are...
directed by Michael Waterhouse, fl. 1993-2016; produced by Tern Television Productions, in Beauty of Books, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2011), 33 mins
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Cathedral, 2, Cathedral, Episode 2: The Eve of Christmas
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directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 2 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour 3 mins
It’s Christmas Eve in Canterbury Cathedral. The choristers are hanging up their stockings, the Cathedral shop reflects on why people want to buy black Christmas trees, Archbishop Rowan Williams and his family join the carol singing around the crib, and Santa runs a gauntlet to deliver his presents to the Choir S...
directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 2 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour 3 mins
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Cathedral, 3, Cathedral, Episode 3: Christmas Day
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directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 3 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 57 mins
Christmas Day in Canterbury Cathedral. Archbishop Rowan Williams and his family reflect on the meaning of Christmas, and the choristers open their stockings. Meanwhile, artist Mark McGowan sets off to crawl from London to Canterbury to draw attention to the plight of the homeless at Christmas.
directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 3 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 57 mins
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Cathedral, 4, Cathedral, Episode 4: The Village
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directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 4 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 49 mins
Peter Williams explores the village that is the Precincts of Canterbury Cathedral. He hears the gossip and the ghost stories – and records the skills of those who live and work in the shadow of what’s been described as Britain’s greatest work of art. And then there’s the day that the Lord Mayor abseiled do...
directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 4 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 49 mins
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Cathedral, 5, Hoping and Praying
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directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 5 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour 1 mins
Holy Week – Archbishop Rowan Williams reflects on the future of the Anglican church. Priests come to renew their vows and the Cathedral hosts two services – one for those who agree with the ordination of women, and one for those who don’t. The Archbishop washes the feet of worshippers and welcomes thousands...
directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 5 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour 1 mins
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Cathedral, 6, Old School Ties
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directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 6 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 50 mins
The oldest place of learning in England lies within the Precincts of Canterbury Cathedral. It’s the King’s School and, in the sixth of his documentaries on a year in the life of Canterbury Cathedral, Peter Williams talks to pupils and teachers about ambition, relationships and the world outside the precincts t...
directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 6 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 50 mins
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Cathedral, Episode 1, Christmas is Coming
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directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012; produced by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, Episode 1 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2006), 48 mins
A year in the life of Canterbury Cathedral – and in the first of a series of 8 documentaries, we watch the complex preparation for Christmas, the arrival of St Nicholas and the fact that the Virgin Mary needs a new dress.
directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012; produced by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, Episode 1 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2006), 48 mins
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Churches: How to Read Them, Episode 2, Medieval Life
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directed by Karen Selway, fl. 2007; presented by Richard Taylor, 1967-; produced by Karen Selway, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Churches: How to Read Them, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 32 mins
Richard Taylor uncovers evidence that shows how and why our parish churches came to play such a crucial role in the everyday life of the Middle Ages.
directed by Karen Selway, fl. 2007; presented by Richard Taylor, 1967-; produced by Karen Selway, fl. 2007, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Churches: How to Read Them, Episode 2 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2010), 32 mins
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The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844
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written by Friedrich Engels, 1820-1895 (London, England: Allen & Unwin, 1957), 299 page(s)
written by Friedrich Engels, 1820-1895 (London, England: Allen & Unwin, 1957), 299 page(s)
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